Source Information

Text and pictures are by Heinrich Hoffmann. German texts are taken from Der Struwwelpeter: oder lustige Geschichten und drollige Bilder für Kinder von 3-6 Jahren (Frankfurt am Main: Literarische Anstalt von Rutten & Loning, 1900). Pictures are scanned from this edition.

The English versions are from Slovenly Peter or Cheerful Stories and Funny Pictures for Good Little Folks (Philadelphia: John C. Winston Company, n.d. (1900?))

The on-line dictionary is a service of the Technische Universität Chemnitz; thanks to Frank Richter for permission to incorporate the dictionary.

© 1994-1999 Robert Godwin-Jones
Virginia Commonwealth University